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The Superettan match at Iver Arena on Saturday sees hosts Västerås SK play opponents Jönköpings Södra IF.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Västerås SK v Jönköpings Södra IF can be seen below (inc. the best betting odds).
Västerås SK will play in this match after a 1-1 Superettan drawn game versus Orgryte.
In that game, Västerås SK had 47% possession and 5 attempts at goal with 4 on target. The only player to score for Västerås SK was Gustaf Lagerbielke (25'). On the other side, Orgryte had 11 attempts on goal with 7 on target. Ajdin Zeljkovic (77') scored for Orgryte.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent games where Västerås SK haven’t conceded. It will be a concern for them that VSK have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, shipping 9 goals on the way. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will be continued on here.
Analysis of their past results shows that Västerås SK:
- have not lost a league tie with Jönköpings Södra IF in their previous 2 games.
- have not beaten Jönköpings Södra IF in their last 4 matches in the league.
- are unbeaten in their last 3 league matches at home.
Jönköpings Södra IF
In their previous fixture, Jönköpings Södra IF drew 1-1 in the Superettan match with Trelleborgs FF.
In that game, Jönköpings Södra IF managed 52% possession and 8 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Jönköpings Södra IF was Marko Nikolić (38'). On the other side, Trelleborgs FF had 5 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. Haris Brkic (75') was the scorer for Trelleborgs FF.
The stats tell the story, and Jönköpings Södra IF have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 8 goals in all. In defence, J-Södra have some weaknesses to address.
Leading up to this clash, Jönköpings Södra IF:
- haven't been beaten by Västerås SK in away games against them for the last 2 league games.
- are without a win away from home in their last 2 league matches.
Head to head
A look at their past head-to-head clashes stretching back to 16/04/2011 tells us that Västerås SK have won 1 of these games and Jönköpings Södra IF 2, with the tally of draws standing at 3.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 25 in total at an average of 4.17 goals per meeting.
The previous league game featuring these sides was Superettan match day 20 on 26/09/2020 when it ended Västerås SK 2-2 Jönköpings Södra IF.
The match was refereed by Magnus Lindgren.
Team News: Västerås SK
Västerås SK boss Thomas Askebrand will be happy not to have any fitness worries at all ahead of this clash owing to a completely healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: Jönköpings Södra IF
With a fully healthy group to choose from, Jönköpings Södra IF manager Patric Jildefalk has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash.
We are of the inclination to think that Jönköpings Södra IF and Västerås SK should both be able to score more than once here although it’s hard to pick a clear winner.
Shouldn’t be much in it, and there should be goals with a draw being quite a realistic outcome. We’re therefore seeing a highly competitive game with a 2-2 score draw when the full-time whistle blows.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Iver Arena (7,044)
Chairman: Anna Sjödin
Manager: Thomas Askebrand
Competitions: Superettan position 9